Carbon Fiber Rods - Rectangular
Our Carbon Fiber Solid Rectangular Rods are manufactured by a pulling continuous carbon fibers combined with a resin matrix through a heated steel forming die. This process is referred to as pultrusion and is used for producing continuous lengths of composite materials with constant cross-sections.
As the carbon fibers are saturated with the resin mixture and then pulled through a rectangular die, the hardening of the resin is initiated by the heat from the die and a rigid, cured structure is formed in the shape and size of the die. The majority of the fibers are running in the 0 degree direction, along the length of the tube, to produce an extremely stiff and lightweight rod with a very low coefficient of expansion. This type of construction offers a high stiffness to weight ratio rod with incredible linear strength, due to the orientation of the carbon fibers, and tight outer diameter (OD) tolerances.
Our Carbon Fiber Solid Rectangular Rods have a matte finish surface and are easily bonadable.
- Aerospace Spars & Beams
- UAV Housing Components
- Frames & Supports
- Structural Components
- Interior Design
- Automation Equipment
- Recreational Equipment
- Instrument Neck Reinforcemenet
See Product Data Sheet
Please note: All data to be used as a guide only; not a specification.
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If you would like to learn more about this product, give us a call at (800) 811-2009.
Q: What is the difference between the series?
A: Series are used to segment items with differing physical and/or technical properties. Please review the product data sheets for comparison.
As a leading manufacturer of composite structures you can rely on us to provide rapid, cost-effective and high-quality solutions to meet and exceed your project requirements.
Our design and manufacturing team can work with you to fabricate custom tubes.
- Fiber Selection
- Manufacturing Process
- Surface Finish
- Outer Diameters from .010" to 1.00"*
- Lengths up to 8'*
*Available size options are contingent on tooling and material availability. Minimum order quantities may apply.
- CNC Machining
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ACP can cut stock rods and tubes to custom sizes in-house to hold tight tolerances for convenience and availability.
+/- 0.25" Tolerance
$10.00 setup fee per cut length
$1.00 per cut
+/- 0.125" Tolerance
$50.00 setup fee per cut length
$1.00 per cut
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